Archive for 2022

PRESS RELEASE Election Results 2022

The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce & Industry results for the Board of Directors Election, which was held on Friday, December 9th, 2022. The opening positions on the board were 1Small Business representatives and 2 Large Business representative. There were five candidates vying for the Small business category and three candidates for the Large Business[…]

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COCI Election Results

From the result of the vote to elect two members in the periodic vacancies for Large Companies of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in St. Maarten, held on Friday, December 9, 2022. The Election Commission declares that the following candidate has been elected for three years: Peggy Ann Brandon and Charlise Phillips. From the[…]

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Upcoming COCI Election DEC 9 2022

The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce and Industry would like to remind the members of the business community of the upcoming COCI Elections for the Board of Directors. We have two polling stations, which are the Chamber of Commerce and the other being the Simpson Bay Public Service Center. Both will be open from 8.30am[…]

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General Election for Board

The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce and Industry would like to inform its Registrants that during the postulation period that ended on Friday December 2, 2022, eight (8) persons submitted their postulation forms for the three (3) vacancies on its Board of Directors. For the Large Business Sector, there are two (2) vacancies and for[…]

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Coming Up: Available Board Positions

Philipsburg November 15, 2022 Three positions on the Board will become vacant as of January 1st, 2023, and these positions will be filled by three (3) candidates chosen in the upcoming Election. One (1) small & Two (2) large seats. Nomination period for the filling of these positions shall be from November 15th to November[…]

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Chamber receives Building Permit for Pelican Park

PHILIPSBURG–The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce and Industry (COCI) has received its building permit for the development of Pelican Park, the first Economic Service Center (ESC) in St. Maarten. The permit was received from the Ministry of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment and Infrastructure VROMI on August 5.The Pelican Park will be constructed on Walter[…]

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VACANCY – Business Policy and Development Officer

POSITION DESCRIPTION: Tasked with reviewing and developing policies, stakeholder engagement and fostering relationship, to ensure the development of the institution and improvement and enhancement to COCI’s product and services. Functional Activities Review and develop policies to enhance COCI’s operation, growth, and public image. Support in the design, development and implementation of projects/ initiatives geared at[…]

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Aug 16 2022

VACANCY – Executive Assistant

VACANCY POSITION Executive Assistant POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Executive Assistant is responsible for providing administrative support to Executive Director in an effective and effective manner. Functional Activities Assist with the development of operational plans which incorporates goals and objectives towards the strategic direction of the organization. Assist with the drafting of policies and prepare procedures to[…]

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New book on youth entrepreneurship

Taking the bull by the horns. New book on youth entrepreneurship Published by Soualiga Newsday – April 5, 2022 SINT MAARTEN (PHILIPSBURG) – The Philipsburg Jubilee Library (PJL) and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry (COCI) signed a mutual agreement to produce and publish a booklet about youth entrepreneurship in Sint Maarten. Both organizations experience[…]

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Upcoming Events

9:00 am Business Beyond Borders @ Online Webinar
Business Beyond Borders @ Online Webinar
Mar 30 @ 9:00 am – Mar 31 @ 10:00 am
Business Beyond Borders @ Online Webinar
Business Beyond Borders Event 2023 The Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce St. Maarten Panelists to the Business Beyond Borders event. See here the speakers Bio’s: Andre L. Williams André L. Williams is an experienced real estate attorney who has been practicing law in South Florida for over 20 years. He is the founder and[...]